PhysicalTherapy.com Phone: 866-782-6258


CEU Courses for PTs

Filter:
Live Webinars
Recorded Webinars
Text/Transcript
Audio
State Requirement Info

Searching all 547 courses


Wound Care Staff Education: What Clinicians Need to Know
Presented by Neely Sullivan, MPT, CLT-LANA, CDP
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3945Level: Intermediate2 Hours
A systematic approach to wound care staff training can result in a positive outcome for therapists, staff, their clinic, and most importantly, their clients. Using multiple examples, this course examines key elements (role of multidisciplinary team, documentation and reimbursement, prevention, wound assessment, and wound treatment) of effective education and introduces strategies for making wound care learning engaging and fun to support delivered wound care services. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Dynamic Splinting: Building the Foundation for Success, Part 1
Presented by Kirsten Davin, OTD, OTR/L, ATP, SMS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4025Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Following a brief anatomical review of hand structures in order to ensure understanding of the theory, purpose, and methods behind many dynamic splint designs, Dr. Davin offers a comparison of the qualities of static splinting as compared to dynamic splinting. An overview of various dynamic splinting options is introduced and serves to build foundational knowledge as it relates to dynamic splinting in preparation for upcoming courses within this series.

Please note: This course is also offered in a series of recordings titled "Dynamic Splinting Series: Splinting for Elbow and Wrist Function" course 4057, which is offered for 4 CEUs.

High-Alert Medications in Home Health
Presented by Melissa Bednarek, PT, DPT, PhD, CCS
Recorded WebinarAudio
Course: #3966Level: Intermediate2 Hours
The focus of this webinar is on three classes of high-alert medications that have the potential for patient harm if used incorrectly. The indications, mechanism of action, side effects, and implications for physical therapy for each medication class is discussed. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Biomechanical Implications for PT Management Before and After Joint Replacement
Presented by Joseph Zeni, PT, PhD Jr.
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3953Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course provides attendees with an understanding of how movement patterns contribute to osteoarthritis progression and how biomechanics impacts short- and long-term outcomes after joint arthroplasty. Clinical tools to objectively measure biomechanics, as well as interventions to restore normal movement patterns for individuals with knee osteoarthritis will be discussed. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Enhance Your Running Game by Strengthening Your Hips
Presented by Amy Ashmore, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3932Level: Introductory2 Hours
Learn suggested exercises and proper running biomechanics designed to increase hip muscle strength and reduce the risks of pain and injury due to running. Knee and ankle health will also be addressed in this course. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.

Anatomy and Treatment Guidelines for Extensor Tendons of the Hand
Presented by Lisa Michael, OTD, OTR/L, CHT
Recorded Webinar
Course: #4027Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course will review the extensor tendon anatomy and the various contribution of extrinsic and intrinsic muscles to the extensor tendon mechanism. A brief overview and rationale for the utilization of immobilization, early passive motion, or early active motion protocols for each of the extensor tendon zones will be described. **Please have a tight-fitting glove and 4 markers for the demonstration portion of the talk. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA

Legal and Ethical Practice in Hawaii
Presented by Brigette Cuffia, PT, JD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3984Level: Introductory2 Hours
This is a two hour course that covers the Hawaii State Practice Act, other important rules, and regulations as well as bioethics and the APTA code of Ethics. This course is specifically for Physical Therapists licensed in Hawaii and is a review of the minimum subjects as stated in the Hawaii Board of Physical Therapy's Ethics, Laws and Rules (Jurisprudence) content outline.

Diabetes in Adults: Current Guidelines and Evidence
Presented by Sally Stillings, MA, PT, MPT, CHT
Recorded WebinarText/Transcript
Course: #3958Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course gives us an overview of diabetes in adults, discusses current perspectives and guidelines, and addresses its significance in PT practice. It also looks at some of the current literature that addresses the evidence for risk factors and interventions and to see how they may apply to our practices. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Management of the Client with Compromised Respiratory Function
Presented by Neely Sullivan, MPT, CLT-LANA, CDP
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3931Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This seminar reviews the background and scope of respiratory illness (including COVID-19) and introduces strategies for assessing and implementing treatment interventions designed for clients with compromised lung function. Finally, this course includes reimbursement and documentation principles to ensure efficacy in this area by therapy providers. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

Application of Pain Science: An Introduction
Presented by Adam Strizak, PT, DPT, OCS
Recorded Webinar
Course: #3923Level: Introductory1.5 Hour
Pain neuroscience education consists of educational sessions for patients describing in detail the neurobiology and neurophysiology of pain and pain processing by the nervous system. Through Pain Neuroscience Education patients have been found to have a reduction in fear avoidance behaviors and are more able and willing to move. This course is an introduction to Pain Neuroscience Education and the basics to get you started. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.